Productivity offers the following Haas Lathe training in Iowa as basic classes intended for individuals that will setup and run a Haas lathe (GT/SL/ST/DS/TL Models). Operators should have general turning knowledge prior to taking any of the classes. Below are brief descriptions of the courses and what is covered in each class.
Depending on your machine model and configuration, you may select the LOP, LPRO and (if equipped) LTFL.
*The TL Operator Class is offered once a month, with additional class offerings added if needed. If you have a TL model, you will want to take the TL Operator and LPRO Lathe Programming. You do NOT have to take them the same week.
*For TL Models, you will want to take the LOP and LPRO classes. You do NOT have to take them the same week. If you have a TL, the IPS (Intuitive Programming System) will be covered in the LOP class.
Please call or email the Cedar Rapids Training Coordinator at 319-734-3403 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
This 1-day Basic Operator class covers the use of the Haas control panel, download and upload of programs, the setting of tool geometry offsets, the setting of work coordinate offsets, production set up and operation of the machine tool.
*NOTE: If you have a TL, the IPS (Intuitive Programming System) will be covered in this class.
This 2-day Basic Programming class is intended for individuals that use G-code to program Haas lathes. The course covers program format, linear and circular interpolation, tool nose radius compensation and various canned cycles used for drilling, turning, boring and threading.
PREREQUISITE: Operator must have completed the Basic Lathe Operator class or equivalent training/experience prior to taking the Lathe Programming class.
This 1-day Live Tool for Haas Lathes Class is intended for individuals that have gone through the Basic Haas Lathe Operator Training and will be running a Haas lathe with Live Tooling/Y-Axis. The course covers use of the Haas Live Tooling and Y-Axis option as well as C-Axis Programming.
PREREQUISITE: Operator must have completed the Basic Lathe Operator class or equivalent training/experience prior to taking the Live Tooling class.